Awards & Winners

Jan Jakob Tønseth

Date of Birth 01-September-1947
Place of Birth Oslo
Nationality Norway
Profession Author, Poet, Translator
Jan Jakob Tønseth is a Norwegian author, poet and translator. Tønseth debuted as a poet with the poetry collection Kimærer in 1971, when he was only 24 years of age. He achieved broad recognition as a novelist with his trilogy about the ex-communist Hilmar Iversen. Tønseth is a member of Norwegian Academy for Language and Literature.

Awards by Jan Jakob Tønseth

Check all the awards nominated and won by Jan Jakob Tønseth.


Dobloug Prize - Norway

Nominations 2007 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Nordic Council's Literature Prize Von Aschenbachs fristelse